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The Resource Captive queen : a novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine, Alison Weir

Captive queen : a novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine, Alison Weir

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Captive queen : a novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine
Title
Captive queen
Title remainder
a novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine
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Alison Weir
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Language
eng
Summary
Nearing thirty, Eleanor of Aquitaine's dozen years as consort to the pious King Louis VII have brought her only unhappiness. Then the young, dynamic Henry of Anjou arrives at the French court, and both know that theirs is a passion that could ignite the world. Eleanor has her marriage annulled and sends for Henry to come and marry her, marking the creation of a vast empire, the birth of the Plantagenet dynasty, and the beginning of a fiery downward spiral
Summary
Eleanor of Aquitaine has been the wife to the pious King Louis VII of France for twelve years, but when Henry of Anjou future king of England arrives at the French court, he and Eleanor experience a passion strong enough to ignite the world. The union of this royal couple marks the beginning of the celebrated Plantagenet dynasty.
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356173
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DLC
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1951-
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Weir, Alison
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Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
Series statement
Thorndike Press large print historical fiction.
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  • Eleanor
  • Great Britain
  • France
Target audience
adult
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a novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine
Label
Captive queen : a novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine, Alison Weir
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Publication
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000045751097
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
819 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410429261
Isbn Type
(lg. print)
Lccn
2010025773
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(OCoLC)642352317
Label
Captive queen : a novel of Eleanor of Aquitaine, Alison Weir
Publication
Control code
000045751097
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
819 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410429261
Isbn Type
(lg. print)
Lccn
2010025773
Other physical details
map
System control number
(OCoLC)642352317

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